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Introducing Dixons

We are a small well-established Multi Academy Trust of 4 secondary schools, 3 primaries and 1 all-through academy, serving the whole community of Bradford.  Our mission is to lead educational improvement in the region through high performing schools which value diversity and maximise student achievement.  We ensure that Dixons students have high aspirations and our collective ambition brings about success.  Students learn together in well-ordered and happy communities, from all cultures and backgrounds across the city. We are also opening a 3-19 academy in Chapeltown which will be the first school of a small hub we aim to build in Leeds over the next 3 years.

Why train to teach with Dixons?

Train in aspirational and successful schools which are innovating to improve the life chances of local children.


Our ITT programme draws on national and international developments in teacher training, providing a high quality experience.


Dixons teacher training programme offers you:

  • 100% school based training
  • Placements in successful schools with excellent learning and behavior
  • Case studies of success from across our 8 dynamic academies
  • Coaching that helps you to make faster progress than many other programmes
  • A tremendous level of support QTS, PCGE including masters credits
  • Potential employment with Dixons MAT, including our growing free schools in Bradford or Leeds


And opportunity to:

  • Be fully immersed in the life of a school all year
  • Work with students from the start of your course
  • Learn from highly experienced, successful teachers and mentors.
  • Be part of something special


We think that teaching is the best job in the world.  Join us to make a difference.

Listen to our Head of ITT Mr Tait Coles on Sunrise Radio talking about why he loves teaching.


Dixons Teacher Training Vacancies for 2018-19

Dixons Teacher Training offers places in the following areas for 2018/19:

For exceptional trainees we can guarantee a NQT position in one of our Dixons schools for 2019-20. Only for EBacc subjects English, Maths, Science, History,Geography, MFL and Primary.

We are looking for excellent graduates who have enthusiasm, commitment and can offer inspiration to young people, and who will work well in a successful environment as part of a team of highly professional staff.

Due to the rearranged Year 10 Parents’ Evening on Wednesday 21 March, we will only run one session of the Information Evening on that date, starting at 4.30pm.

What our trainees say